When Dustin Poirier and Max Holloway step into the cage to combat for the second time at UFC 236, the risks will be a lot more than in their very first encounter.
Both initial fulfilled in 2012 at featherweight in a fight that has come to be practically accidental. Both were just making their way up the rankings and also finding themselves as boxers.
Currently, Holloway has actually become a bonafide tale in the featherweight department, while Poirier has actually progressed into a legitimate competitor for the lightweight crown. Both will take a massive step toward declaring the division for their own, as the victor will certainly be provided the interim title while Khabib Nurmagomedov waits to return from suspension.
In middleweight activity, Robert Whittaker will figure out who his next enemy will certainly be. Kelvin Gastelum was supposed to fight him at UFC 234, but an injury required the champion off the card as well as established Gastelum to meet with Israel Adesanya for the acting belt.
It’s a timeless clash of designs that need to supply fans with a fantastic start to a violent centerpiece. The followers in Atlanta shouldn’t be dissatisfied